One big attraction in Roanoke is the Mill Mountain Zoo. Come spend the day with the animals for an informative and entertaining afternoon. Meet the king of the zoo the African Lion and hear his tremendous roar as he welcomes you to the zoo. The zoo also offers numerous other cats to come look at like the spotted snow leopard. Step into the reptile house and get to know more about those things that slitter in the night. The snakes, boas, and lizards await you so that you can step into their environment and learn more about them. From Flamingos, Black Swans, Owls, Macaws, and Ducks this zoo aviary is great as you walk around these well taken care of birds you will see what we are talking about when we say you will be captivated by the beauty of these animals. There is also a small aquarium section in this zoo that offers bamboo sharks and sting rays. There are even a few animal special animals that you may not have even known existed until you showed up here such as the Barking Deer. One thing is for certain you are sure to have a blast at the zoo in Roanoke! The staff is friends, the animals are beautiful and all that is missing is you.
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For a unique experience while you are in Roanoke you should stop by Luray Caverns. These caves experience over half a million guest annually making these some of the most popular caverns in America. The exact origin of these caves is unknown but it is known that they are about 4,000,000 centuries old and was discovered 1878. The caves are a U.S. Natural Landmark has several varieties of formations and unsurpassed natural color that has left countless families in awe. Everything in the cavern is amazing from well-lighted, paved walkways travelers explore cathedral-sized rooms with ceilings 10 stories high and pass through huge chambers filled with towering stone columns, shimmering draperies and crystal-clear pools. There are guided tours through the caves and while you are down there you will get the chance to see the amazing formations that surround the cavern. From the Great Stalacpipe Organ (the world’s largest musical instrument), the history of America event, and the ornamental garden. Take a chance to see what half a million people travel for every year right here in Roanoke.